Bangladesh music | The Daily Star
  • Andrew Kishor's Cancer Treatment

    Andrew Kishor reaches out

    National award winning singer Andrew Kishor was recently diagnosed with cancer. He is undergoing chemotherapy at the Singapore General Hospital since the last 77 days, and is to stay there till February.

  • Bangladeshi Popular Singer Asif Akbar

    Asif Akbar turns writer

    Over the last two decades, singer Asif Akbar maintained a steady position in the music industry.

  • Singer Nobel


    Emerging singer, Nobel brought to fame with his soulful performances on Zee Bangla’s musical reality show ‘Sa Re Ga Ma Pa’ has won the hearts of many in both Bangladesh and West Bengal.

  • Singer Sabah Tani 1st Death Anniversary

    A year without Sabah Tani

    One of the most popular pop singers in Bangladesh during the 80s-90s, Sabah Tani had a unique combination of good looks, natural charm and a colorful presentation. She had a huge following during her time, especially from the youth who looked up to her as a pop idol. Kono Boishakhi Rathe Jodi and Kichukkhon are two of her most timeless tracks, and are still remembered by classic pop fans today. Today marks a year of her untimely death.

  • A warrior on many fronts

    “So that you don't forget me … I am reminding you of my face by posting a photo.” Legendary musician and freedom fighter Ahmed Imtiaz Bulbul wrote this on his Facebook profile on January 2. In the image, he sat holding a green passport.